OCTOBER 1-7, 2017


Fifteen great events to showcase Tallahassee's creative community— join us for workshops, speakers, meetups, and more. Whether you're a student, emerging designer, freelancer, or creative director, come out to meet the talented people that make up the TLH design community. All events are free or low cost in order to create an accessible environment for everyone.

Schedule

Sunday | Oct 1

Kick-Off at Krewe

Presented by Bowstern

Krewe De Gras @ 7PM   FREE ENTRY

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Kick-Off at Krewe
Presented by Bowstern

Krewe De Gras @ 7PM

Design Week Tallahassee is starting off with a bang! Come out and celebrate with us at Krewe de Gras for drinks, mingling, and a night that will be out of this world.

1304 N Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303

FREE ENTRY

Monday | Oct 2

Make Yourself: Brand Development Workshop
with Brian Wyatt

INIE @ 9AM   TICKETED

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Make Yourself: Brand Development Workshop
with Brian Wyatt

INIE @ 9AM

Brand Yourself workshop with Brian Wyatt.

300 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Injecting Delight: Animation in Web Design
with Ayana Campbell Smith

Domi Station @ 7PM   FREE ENTRY

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Injecting Delight: Animation in Web Design
Ayana Campbell Smith

Domi Station @ 7PM

In this talk, Ayana will discuss how even beginners can reap the many benefits of adding animation to their web design workflow and share practical tips for getting started with Adobe After Effects.

914 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310

FREE ENTRY

Tuesday | Oct 3

Visual Storytelling Workshop
with Naomi Franquiz

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM   TICKETED

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Visual Storytelling Workshop
with Naomi Franquiz

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM

Naomi gives a live demonstration and talk about the visual storytelling and direction of sequential art (aka comics). Learn about the terms and techniques to making a story from start to finish, and get a hands-on experience creating a page of your own in this three-hour workshop.

816 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301

A Type Story
with Jeremy Spinks

INIE @ 1PM   FREE ENTRY

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A Type Story with Jeremy Spinks

TBA @ 1PM

With last year's design week in the rearview mirror, Jeremy Spinks was inspired to return with something amazing to share. Join him on his journey to design a new typeface that he began 20 years ago, learn about type design, and witness the official unveiling at Design Week Tallahassee's 'A Type Story'.

300 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

FREE ENTRY

Wednesday | Oct 4

Wake + Make Workshop
with Karen Kurycki

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM   TICKETED

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Wake + Make Workshop
with Karen Kurycki

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM

Feeling stuck in your creative endeavors and waiting for something to inspire you out of your rut? Sometimes the solution is to step away from the computer and make something with your hands. Join Karen in this fun makers workshop where we'll be combining analog with digital while learning the importance of creating something every day.

816 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Speaker - Karen Kurycki

Council On Culture & Arts @ 1PM   FREE ENTRY

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Speaker - Karen Kurycki

Council On Culture & Arts @ 1PM

Karen talks about the importance of making every day, chipping away at a big goal little by little and being involved in the design community and community at large.

816 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301

FREE ENTRY

Portfolio Review
Hosted by AIGA Tallahassee

Domi Station @ 7PM   FREE ENTRY

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Portfolio Review
Hosted by AIGA Tallahassee Future Chapter

Domi Station @ 7PM

Calling all young designers! The DWT annual Portfolio Review is here, where students and creatives new to design can meet experienced professionals from all fields of the industry. Bring your portfolio, physical or digital, and learn how to make your body of work the best it can be.

914 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310

FREE - PLEASE RSVP!

Thursday | Oct 5

Data in Design Workshop
with Justin Spencer

INIE @ 9AM   TICKETED

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Data in Design Workshop
with Justin Spencer

INIE @ 1PM

300 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Entrepreneurship in Design
with Sabrina Torres

Domi Station @ 1PM   FREE ENTRY

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Entrepreneurship in Design
with Sabrina Torres

Domi Station @ 1PM

Learn how to recognize ways you’re already implementing entrepreneurship into your work as an artist and designer and how to expand on them to make the most of what you love.

914 Railroad Ave, Tallahassee, FL 32310

FREE ENTRY

Dribbble Meetup

SalterMitchell @ 7PM   FREE ENTRY

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Dribbble Meetup

SalterMitchell @ 7PM

Unwind after a day of conference-ing with other designers and exchange Dribbble tips and tricks.

117 S Gadsden St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

FREE ENTRY

Friday | Oct 6

Character Illustration Workshop
with Lenny Terenzi

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM   TICKETED

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Character Illustration Workshop with Lenny Terenzi

Council On Culture & Arts @ 9AM

Join Lenny as he takes you through creating your own crazy creation from sketch to digital paint. In this 3 hour workshop, learn about concepting techniques, analog tools, and how to take it digital in both sketch and paint using a tablet.

816 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301

Unlimited Revisions
with Lenny Terenzi

Council On Culture & Arts @ 7PM   FREE ENTRY

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Speaker - Lenny Terenzi with Lenny Terenzi

Council On Culture & Arts @ 7PM

We only have one shot to do everything we want to do. Don't get stuck in a rut and see that you left a part of you behind. Give yourself unlimited revisions on the most important project you will ever work on. Yourself. Part storytime, part actionable steps, but all 100% fun.

816 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32301

FREE ENTRY

This is about the big guys, the little guys, & everyone in between. Together.


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